Year 7 Geography
Content of the Curriculum
Geography is about people, places and the relationship between them. The Year 7 course aims to stimulate a sense of awe and wonder about the world today. Students build knowledge and understanding through the use of a variety of teaching resources.
- What is Geography?
- My Local Place including settlement and fieldwork investigating issues which affect Kirkby Stephen
- Map Skills
- The Big Bang
- Climate Change and resource issues
Students are assessed throughout the course by a variety of assessment opportunities both in class and as homework tasks. Levels achieved will provide evidence of progress of the student towards their end of Key Stage target. Each topic will also be assessed more formally in an end of unit test.
For more details please contact Mrs Cath Thompson and Mrs Erica Sayers.